York business named SBA’s Exporter of the Year

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced that Thomas Adams, owner of Maine Coast Shellfish, LLC of York, was selected to receive the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 2015 Small Business Exporter of the Year Award for Maine.

China’s appetite for N.E. lobster boosts industry

China has imported some $40 million of the hard red shells, mostly from Maine and Massachusetts, and Adams’s company, Maine Coast Lobster, is booming since he decided to specialize in exporting Maine’s signature seafood.